4 shot, 1 fatally, in Brewerytown
* Newkirk Street near Montgomery Avenue, Brewerytown
A quadruple shooting during a home invasion in the Brewerytown section of North Philly early yesterday left one man dead and three others in critical condition, police said.
The shooting erupted about 12:28 a.m. A 20-year-old man, whose identity was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene from a gunshot wound to the head. The other victims, all of whom remained in critical condition at Temple University Hospital yesterday, included a man in his 20s who was shot once in the face; a 27-year-old man who was shot twice in his back and once in his chest; and another 27-year-old man who was shot once in his back.
Sitting in car proves fatal
* Franklin Street near Girard
Avenue, North Philadelphia
A man was shot to death while sitting in his car in North Philadelphia yesterday morning, police said. About 3:06 a.m., the 22-year-old man was shot five times in his torso while in his vehicle, police said. The victim, whose identity was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:18 a.m.
Shot more than once in Frankford
* Hawthorne Street near Bridge, Frankford
A 24-year-old man remained in critical condition yesterday after being shot more than once in Frankford early Saturday. The man, whose identity was not released, was shot about 4:27 a.m., police said. He was taken to Aria Health's Torresdale hospital for treatment.
in North Philly
* 13th Street near Rising Sun
A woman who remained unidentified last night was fatally shot in North Philadelphia early Saturday, according to police.
The victim was shot twice in the head about 3:29 a.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
N. Philly shooting
* Eyre Street near 27th, North Philadelphia
Homicide detectives were investigating a fatal shooting in North Philadelphia yesterday afternoon. Police said a 23-year-old man was shot once in the chest and once in the right leg just after 3 p.m. He was taken to Temple University Hospital and pronounced dead there shortly before 4 p.m.
Man shot dead
in West Philly
* 52nd and Master streets,
A 27-year-old man died last night after being shot in the right side of the neck in West Philadelphia's Parkside section, police said. Police found the victim about 8 p.m. Medics rushed him to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was pronounced dead at 8:25 p.m. He was the fourth man shot to death yesterday in Philadelphia.
Man fatally shot in Overbrook
* North Lindenwood and
Homicide detectives were investigating a fatal shooting in Overbrook last night.
Police said a 36-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to the chest on North Lindenwood Street near Monticello about 8 last night. He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was pronounced dead at 8:11.
Police had no additional information on a motive or suspects. He was the fifth man shot to death yesterday in the city.
- Daily News staff report